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Language: German (Deutsch)

War eine kleine Bauerndirn,
die wollte melken gehn,
trug einen breiten Strohhut,
doch keine Toffelchen.
Wie kannst du kleine Bauerndirn
allein zum Melken gehn?

Trug einem leichten Strohhut,
trug eine shcwere Tracht,
doch wenn sie hin zum Melken ging,
so ging sie hin und lacht!
Ach du kleine Bauerndirn,
wie schwer ist deine Tracht.

O ja du kleine Bauerndirn,
komm, stütze dich auf mich,
trotz deiner schweren Trage,
trag ich auf Händen dich.
Und wär' der ganze Weg ein Stein,
ich trüg' auf Händen dich.

Translation(s): CZE

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Submitted by Andrew Schneider [Guest Editor]


Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

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Text added to the website: 2008-08-08 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2017-05-11 18:21:20

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